Anke Posthumus is responsible for managing Borderstep’s publications and website as well as organizing the institute’s events.
Borderstep benefits from her many years of experience working in the film industry. Anke Posthumus’s poise and organizational talent ensure that Borderstep’s expert workshops, final events and conferences are popular international networking meetings.
Anke values the interdisciplinary debates within the Borderstep team highly; to her, working for Borderstep is not just a job, but an opportunity to do meaningful work with lasting effects.
Heat pumps way out of gas dependence 03.03.2023
Borderstep co-founder Dr. Jens Clausen is co-author of a study on heat pumps presented by ScientistsForFuture just in time for the global climate strike. It shows that in just three years, Germany can reduce up to 60% of the amount of gas previously covered by Russian gas. More
Borderstep supports EU Commission on the topic of data centers 07.02.2023
Borderstep is researching synergies between data centers and energy systems in the DCESS project, which has just started. How can local energy systems use waste heat and water from data center operations? More
Smart City: How can development be managed? 02.02.2023
In a recent article for the Israel Public Policy Institute, Borderstep co-founder and senior researcher Dr. Severin Beucker looks at the state of the debate on this issue in Germany. The article can be downloaded free of charge. More